NF-ATc1 levels are increased in murine and human lupus T cells: comment on the article by Kyttaris et al. Mehta J, Cron RQ. Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Apr;64(4):1294; author reply 1294. PMID:  22034015.

17β-Estradiol (E-2) administration to male (NZB × SWR)F₁ mice results in increased Id(LN)F₁-reactive memory T-lymphocytes and accelerated glomerulonephritis. Feng F, Silvin CJ, Fiore NC, Stoll ML, Price KE, Shanley PS, Silverstone AE, Gavalchin J. Lupus. 2012 Mar;21(3):288-301. PMID:  22065096.

Macrophage activation syndrome as part of systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis: diagnosis, genetics, pathophysiology and treatment. Ravelli A, Grom AA, Behrens EM, Cron RQ. Genes Immun. 2012 Jun;13(4):289-98. PMID:  22418018.

Rates of malignancy associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and its treatment. Beukelman T, Haynes K, Curtis JR, Xie F, Chen L, Bemrich-Stolz CJ, Delzell E, Saag KG, Solomon DH, Lewis JD; Safety Assessment of Biological Therapeutics Collaboration. Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Apr;64(4):1263-71. PMID:  22328538.

MR enterography to evaluate sub-clinical intestinal inflammation in children with spondyloarthritis. Stoll ML, Patel AS, Punaro M, Dempsey-Robertson M. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2012 Feb 8;10:6. PMID:  22316421.

Consensus treatment plans for new-onset systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis. DeWitt EM, Kimura Y, Beukelman T, Nigrovic PA, Onel K, Prahalad S, Schneider R, Stoll ML, Angeles-Han S, Milojevic D, Schikler KN, Vehe RK, Weiss JE, Weiss P, Ilowite NT, Wallace CA; Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Disease-specific Research Committee of Childhood Arthritis Rheumatology and Research Alliance. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 Jul;64(7):1001-10. PMID:  22290637.

Intra-articular corticosteroid injections to the temporomandibular joints are safe and appear to be effective therapy in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Stoll ML, Good J, Sharpe T, Beukelman T, Young D, Waite PD, Cron RQ. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Aug;70(8):1802-7. PMID:  22265164.

Incidence and risk factors for progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy among patients with selected rheumatic diseases. Bharat A, Xie F, Baddley JW, Beukelman T, Chen L, Calabrese L, Delzell E, Grijalva CG, Patkar NM, Saag K, Winthrop KL, Curtis JR. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 Apr;64(4):612-5. doi: 10.1002/acr.21564. PMID:  22162369.

Safety and efficacy of intra-articular infliximab therapy for treatment-resistant temporomandibular joint arthritis in children: a retrospective study. Stoll ML, Morlandt AB, Teerawattanapong S, Young D, Waite PD, Cron RQ. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2012 Dec 5. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:  23221325.

Enthesitis-related Arthritis Is Associated with Higher Pain Intensity and Poorer Health Status in Comparison with Other Categories of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: The Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance Registry. Weiss PF, Beukelman T, Schanberg LE, Kimura Y, Colbert RA; for the CARRA Registry Investigators. J Rheumatol. 2012 Dec;39(12):2341-2351. PMID:  23070991.

Tumor necrosis factor alpha inhibitor therapy and cancer risk in chronic immune mediated diseases. Haynes K, Beukelman T, Curtis JR, Newcomb C, Herrinton LJ, Graham DJ, Solomon DH, Griffin MR, Chen L, Liu L, Saag KG, Lewis JD; On behalf of the Safety Assessment of Biological thERapeutics (SABER) Collaboration. Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Oct 10. PMID:  23055441.

Mechanisms involved in the p62-73 idiopeptide-modulated delay of lupus nephritis in SNF1 mice. Nyland J, Stoll M, Jiang F, Feng F, Gavalchin J. Lupus. 2012 Dec;21(14):1552-64. PMID:  23015610.

Initiation of Anti-TNF Therapy and the Risk of Optic Neuritis; From the Safety Assessment of Biologic ThERapy (SABER) Study. Winthrop KL, Chen L, Fraunfelder FW, Ku JH, Varley CD, Suhler E, Hills WL, Gattey D, Baddley JW, Liu L, Grijalva CG, Delzell E, Beukelman T, Patkar NM, Xie F, Herrinton LJ, Fraunfelder FT, Saag KG, Lewis JD, Solomon DH, Curtis JR. Am J Ophthalmol. 2012 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:  22967869.

Intensive care requirement, rather than degree of serum ferritin elevation, predicts mortality in macrophage activation syndrome. Mannion ML, Cron RQ. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2012 Sep;13(5):616; author reply 616-7. PMID:  22955471.

Sarcoidosis in a young child with Alagille syndrome: a case report. Mannion ML, Zolak M, Kelly DR, Beukelman T, Cron RQ. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2012 Aug 31;10(1):32. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:  22937766.

Management of temporomandibular joint arthritis in adult rheumatology practices: a survey of adult rheumatologists. Ringold S, Tzaribachev N, Cron RQ. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2012 Aug 20;10(1):26. PMID:  22906004.

Host factor transcriptional regulation contributes to preferential expression of HIV type 1 in IL-4-producing CD4 T cells. Zhang M, Clausell A, Robinson T, Yin J, Chen E, Johnson L, Weiss G, Sabbaj S, Lowe RM, Wagner FH, Goepfert PA, Kutsch O, Cron RQ. J Immunol. 2012 Sep 15;189(6):2746-57. PMID:  22875803.

Disease-modifying antirheumatic drug use in the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a cross-sectional analysis of the CARRA Registry. Beukelman T, Ringold S, Davis TE, DeWitt EM, Pelajo CF, Weiss PF, Kimura Y; CARRA Registry Investigators. J Rheumatol. 2012 Sep;39(9):1867-74. PMID:  22859354.

Use of a disease risk score to compare serious infections associated with anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy among high- versus lower-risk rheumatoid arthritis patients. Curtis JR, Xie F, Chen L, Muntner P, Grijalva CG, Spettell C, Fernandes J, McMahan RM, Baddley JW, Saag KG, Beukelman T, Delzell E. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 Oct;64(10):1480-9. PMID:  22833479.

Improving the efficiency and effectiveness of pragmatic clinical trials in older adults in the United States. Saag KG, Mohr PE, Esmail L, Mudano AS, Wright N, Beukelman T, Curtis JR, Cutter G, Delzell E, Gary LC, Harrington TM, Karkare S, Kilgore ML, Lewis CE, Moloney R, Oliveira A, Singh JA, Warriner A, Zhang J, Berger M, Cummings SR, Pace W, Solomon DH, Wallace R, Tunis SR. Contemp Clin Trials. 2012 Nov;33(6):1211-6. PMID:  22796098.

Back mobility and interincisor distance ranges in racially diverse North American healthy children and relationship to generalized hypermobility. Woolston SL, Beukelman T, Sherry DD. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2012 Jun 20;10(1):17. PMID:  22716216.

Risk factors for temporomandibular joint arthritis in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Stoll ML, Sharpe T, Beukelman T, Good J, Young D, Cron RQ. J Rheumatol. 2012 Sep;39(9):1880-7. PMID:  22589268.

Rates of hospitalized bacterial infection associated with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and its treatment. Beukelman T, Xie F, Chen L, Baddley JW, Delzell E, Grijalva CG, Lewis JD, Ouellet-Hellstrom R, Patkar NM, Saag KG, Winthrop KL, Curtis JR; SABER Collaboration. Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Aug;64(8):2773-80. PMID:  22569881.

Approach to the patient with noninflammatory musculoskeletal pain. Weiser P. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2012 Apr;59(2):471-92. PMID:  22560580.

2012 update of the 2008 American College of Rheumatology recommendations for the use of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs and biologic agents in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Singh JA, Furst DE, Bharat A, Curtis JR, Kavanaugh AF, Kremer JM, Moreland LW, O'Dell J, Winthrop KL, Beukelman T, Bridges SL Jr, Chatham WW, Paulus HE, Suarez-Almazor M, Bombardier C, Dougados M, Khanna D, King CM, Leong AL, Matteson EL, Schousboe JT, Moynihan E, Kolba KS, Jain A, Volkmann ER, Agrawal H, Bae S, Mudano AS, Patkar NM, Saag KG. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 May;64(5):625-39. PMID:  22473917.


1.5 Decades Later: Bearing fruits from the ACR/EULAR exchange Program. Cron RQ, Schulze-Koops H. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2011 Jul 4;9:14. PMID:  21726442.

Psoriatic juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a tale of two subgroups. Stoll ML, Punaro M. Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2011 Sep;23(5):437-43. PMID:  21709556.

The comparative risk of serious infections among rheumatoid arthritis patients starting or switching biological agents. Curtis JR, Xie F, Chen L, Baddley JW, Beukelman T, Saag KG, Spettell C, McMahan RM, Fernandes J, Winthrop K, Delzell E. Ann Rheum Dis. 2011 Aug;70(8):1401-6. PMID:  21586439.

2011 American College of Rheumatology recommendations for the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: initiation and safety monitoring of therapeutic agents for the treatment of arthritis and systemic features. Beukelman T, Patkar NM, Saag KG, Tolleson-Rinehart S, Cron RQ, DeWitt EM, Ilowite NT, Kimura Y, Laxer RM, Lovell DJ, Martini A, Rabinovich CE, Ruperto N. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Apr;63(4):465-82. PMID:  21452260.

Clinical comparison of early-onset psoriatic and non-psoriatic oligoarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Stoll ML, Nigrovic PA, Gotte AC, Punaro M. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2011 May-Jun;29(3):582-8. PMID:  21385553.

An international consensus survey of diagnostic criteria for macrophage activation syndrome in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Davì S, Consolaro A, Guseinova D, Pistorio A, Ruperto N, Martini A, Cron RQ, Ravelli A; MAS Study Group. J Rheumatol. 2011 Apr;38(4):764-8. PMID:  21285158.

Corticosteroid-induced spinal epidural lipomatosis in the pediatric age group: report of a new case and updated analysis of the literature. Möller JC, Cron RQ, Young DW, Girschick HJ, Levy DM, Sherry DD, Kukita A, Saijo K, Pessler F. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2011 Feb 1;9(1):5. PMID:  21284882.

Anakinra as first-line disease-modifying therapy in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis: report of forty-six patients from an international multicenter series. Nigrovic PA, Mannion M, Prince FH, Zeft A, Rabinovich CE, van Rossum MA, Cortis E, Pardeo M, Miettunen PM, Janow G, Birmingham J, Eggebeen A, Janssen E, Shulman AI, Son MB, Hong S, Jones K, Ilowite NT, Cron RQ, Higgins GC. Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Feb;63(2):545-55. PMID:  21280009.

Interactions of the innate and adaptive arms of the immune system in the pathogenesis of spondyloarthritis. Stoll ML. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2011 Mar-Apr;29(2):322-30. PMID:  21269576.

Successful treatment of pediatric IgG4 related systemic disease with mycophenolate mofetil: case report and a review of the pediatric autoimmune pancreatitis literature. Mannion M, Cron RQ. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2011 Jan 4;9(1):1. PMID:  21205323.

Combination therapy of abatacept and anakinra in children with refractory systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a retrospective case series. Record JL, Beukelman T, Cron RQ. J Rheumatol. 2011 Jan;38(1):180-1. PMID:  21196588.

Initiation of tumor necrosis factor-α antagonists and the risk of hospitalization for infection in patients with autoimmune diseases. Grijalva CG, Chen L, Delzell E, Baddley JW, Beukelman T, Winthrop KL, Griffin MR, Herrinton LJ, Liu L, Ouellet-Hellstrom R, Patkar NM, Solomon DH, Lewis JD, Xie F, Saag KG, Curtis JR. JAMA. 2011 Dec 7;306(21):2331-9. PMID:  22056398.

Fecal calprotectin in children with the enthesitis-related arthritis subtype of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Stoll ML, Punaro M, Patel AS. J Rheumatol. 2011 Oct;38(10):2274-5. PMID:  21965700.

Temporomandibular joint arthritis in pediatric sjogren disease and sarcoidosis. Fain ET, Atkinson GP, Weiser P, Beukelman T, Cron RQ. J Rheumatol. 2011 Oct;38(10):2272-3. PMID:  21965699.

Study design for a comprehensive assessment of biologic safety using multiple healthcare data systems. Herrinton LJ, Curtis JR, Chen L, Liu L, Delzell E, Lewis JD, Solomon DH, Griffin MR, Ouellet-Hellstom R, Beukelman T, Grijalva CG, Haynes K, Kuriya B, Lii J, Mitchel E, Patkar N, Rassen J, Winthrop KL, Nourjah P, Saag KG. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2011 Nov;20(11):1199-209. PMID:  21919113.

Geographic distribution of endemic fungal infections among older persons, United States. Baddley JW, Winthrop KL, Patkar NM, Delzell E, Beukelman T, Xie F, Chen L, Curtis JR. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Sep;17(9):1664-9. PMID:  21888792.

Type 1 hyperlipoproteinemia and recurrent acute pancreatitis due to lipoprotein lipase antibody in a young girl with Sjogren's syndrome. Ashraf AP, Beukelman T, Pruneta-Deloche V, Kelly DR, Garg A. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Nov;96(11):3302-7. PMID:  21880794.

High prevalence of myositis in a southeastern United States pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus cohort. Record JL, Beukelman T, Cron RQ. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2011 Aug 9;9:20. PMID:  21827646.

Elevated IgG autoantibody production in oligoarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis may predict a refractory course. Stoll ML, Li QZ, Zhou J, Punaro M, Olsen NJ. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2011 Jul-Aug;29(4):736-42. PMID:  21813070.

Brain cavernomas associated with en coup de sabre linear scleroderma: Two case reports. Fain ET, Mannion M, Pope E, Young DW, Laxer RM, Cron RQ. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2011 Jul 29;9:18. PMID:  21801349.

Attainment of inactive disease status following initiation of TNF-α inhibitor therapy for juvenile idiopathic arthritis: enthesitis-related arthritis predicts persistent active disease. Donnithorne KJ, Cron RQ, Beukelman T. J Rheumatol. 2011 Dec;38(12):2675-81. PMID:  22089470.


Contaminated heparin-affected patient plasmas are associated with activated contact systems. Yi Qian, Jing Pan, Xiaodong Zhou, Weiser P, Hong Lu, Beck AM, Shih FF, Lijuan Zhang. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2010 Jun;16(3):261-5. PMID:  20547554.

Measuring process of arthritis care. A proposed set of quality measures for the process of care in juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
Lovell DJ, Passo MH, Beukelman T, Bowyer SL, Gottlieb BS, Henrickson M, Ilowite NT, Kimura Y, Dewitt EM, Segerman J, Stein LD, Taylor J, Vehe RK, Giannini EH. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2010 Sep 14. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 20842714.

Guilt by association - what is the true risk of malignancy in children treated with etanercept for JIA? Cron RQ, Beukelman T. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2010 Aug 16;8:23.PMID: 20712883.

Glycosaminoglycans and activated contact system in cancer patient plasmas. Pan J, Qian Y, Weiser P, Zhou X, Lu H, Studelska DR, Zhang L. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2010;93:473-95. PMID: 20807657.

Activated Contact System and Abnormal Glycosaminoglycans in Lupus and other Auto- and Non-Autoimmune Diseases. Weiser P, Qian Y, Pan J, Zhou X, Lu H, Studelska DR, Shih FF, Zhang L. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2010;93:443-72. PMID: 20807656.

Chondroitin sulfate and abnormal contact system in rheumatoid arthritis. Zhou X, Weiser P, Pan J, Qian Y, Lu H, Zhang L. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2010;93:423-42. PMID: 20807655.

Molecular mechanism underlines heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and thrombosis. Qian Y, Pan J, Zhou X, Weiser P, Lu H, Zhang L. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2010;93:395-421. PMID: 20807654.

Identification of Chemically Sulfated/desulfated Glycosaminoglycans in Contaminated Heparins and Development of a Simple Assay for the Detection of Most Contaminants in Heparin. Pan J, Qian Y, Zhou X, Pazandak A, Frazier SB, Weiser P, Lu H, Zhang L. Glycobiol Insights. 2010 Feb 2;2010(2):1-12. PMID: 20657729.

Heparin and oversulfated heparin byproduct induce thrombin generation through contact system activation in plasma of patients with HIT. Yi Qian, Jing Pan, Xiaodong Zhou, Weiser P, Hong Lu, Shih FF, Porche-Sorbet R, Eby C, Lijuan Zhang. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2010 Jun;16(3):251-60. Epub 2010 May 11.

Oversulfated chondroitin sulfate is not the sole contaminant in heparin. Pan J, Qian Y, Zhou X, Pazandak A, Frazier SB, Weiser P, Lu H, Zhang L. Nat Biotechnol. 2010 Mar;28(3):203-7; author reply 207-11. No abstract available. PMID: 20212477.

Successful treatment of severe paediatric rheumatic disease-associated macrophage activation syndrome with interleukin-1 inhibition following conventional immunosuppressive therapy: case series with 12 patients. Miettunen PM, Narendran A, Jayanthan A, Behrens EM, Cron RQ. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2010 Aug 7. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 20693540.  .pdf

Prolonged expression of CD154 on CD4 T cells from pediatric lupus patients correlates with increased CD154 transcription, increased nuclear factor of activated T cell activity, and glomerulonephritis. Mehta J, Genin A, Brunner M, Scalzi LV, Mishra N, Beukelman T, Cron RQ. Arthritis Rheum. 2010 Aug;62(8):2499-509.PMID: 20506525.

Effectiveness and toxicity of methotrexate in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: comparison of 2 initial dosing regimens. Becker ML, Rosé CD, Cron RQ, Sherry DD, Bilker WB, Lautenbach E. J Rheumatol. 2010 Apr;37(4):870-5. Epub 2010 Mar 1.PMID: 20194449

Cost-effectiveness of multifaceted evidence implementation programs for the prevention of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis. Beukelman T, Saag KG, Curtis JR, Kilgore ML, Pisu M. Osteoporos Int. 2010 Sep;21(9):1573-84. Epub 2009 Nov 24.PMID: 19937227.

Elevated liver enzyme tests among patients with rheumatoid arthritis or psoriatic arthritis treated with methotrexate and/or leflunomide. Curtis JR, Beukelman T, Onofrei A, Cassell S, Greenberg JD, Kavanaugh A, Reed G, Strand V, Kremer JM. Ann Rheum Dis. 2010 Jan;69(1):43-7. Epub .PMID: 19147616.


FOXP3 inhibits activation-induced NFAT2 expression in T cells thereby limiting effector cytokine expression. Torgerson TR, Genin A, Chen C, Zhang M, Zhou B, Añover-Sombke S, Frank MB, Dozmorov I, Ocheltree E, Kulmala P, Centola M, Ochs HD, Wells AD, Cron RQ. J Immunol. 2009 Jul 15;183(2):907-15. Epub 2009 Jun 29.PMID: 19564342.  .pdf

Rituximab therapy for severe refractory chronic Henoch-Schönlein purpura. Donnithorne KJ, Atkinson TP, Hinze CH, Nogueira JB, Saeed SA, Askenazi DJ, Beukelman T, Cron RQ. J Pediatr. 2009 Jul;155(1):136-9.PMID: 19559299.

The temporomandibular joint in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: frequently used and frequently arthritic. Ringold S, Cron RQ. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2009 May 29;7:11.PMID: 19480670.  .pdf 

Rheumatology fellows' perception on training and careers in academia: the American College of Rheumatology Fellow Research and Academic Training Survey. Young Investigator Subcommittee of the American College of Rheumatology Committee on Research (Cron RQ). Arthritis Rheum. 2009 Feb 15;61(2):266-73.PMID: 19177545.

Determinants of the establishment of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 latency. Duverger A, Jones J, May J, Bibollet-Ruche F, Wagner FA, Cron RQ, Kutsch O. J Virol. 2009 Apr;83(7):3078-93. Epub 2009 Jan 14.PMID: 19144703.

High affinity glycosaminoglycan and autoantigen interaction explains joint specificity in a mouse model of rheumatoid arthritis. Studelska DR, Mandik-Nayak L, Zhou X, Pan J, Weiser P, McDowell LM, Lu H, Liapis H, Allen PM, Shih FF, Zhang L. J Biol Chem. 2009 Jan 23;284(4):2354-62. Epub 2008 Oct 22. PMID: 18948258.



Cytokine gene polymorphisms as risk and severity factors for juvenile dermatomyositis. Mamyrova G, O'Hanlon TP, Sillers L, Malley K, James-Newton L, Parks CG, Cooper GS, Pandey JP, Miller FW, Rider LG; Childhood Myositis Heterogeneity Collaborative Study Group (Cron RQ). Arthritis Rheum. 2008 Dec;58(12):3941-50.PMID: 19035492.

Optimal treatment of knee monarthritis in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a decision analysis. Beukelman T, Guevara JP, Albert DA. Arthritis Rheum. 2008 Nov 15;59(11):1580-8.PMID: 18975367.   .pdf

FOXP3 inhibits HIV-1 infection of CD4 T-cells via inhibition of LTR transcriptional activity. Selliah N, Zhang M, White S, Zoltick P, Sawaya BE, Finkel TH, Cron RQ. Virology. 2008 Nov 25;381(2):161-7. Epub 2008 Oct 1.PMID: 18829063. 

Usage of intra-articular corticosteroid injections for the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a survey of pediatric rheumatologists in the United States and Canada. Beukelman T, Guevara JP, Albert DA, Sherry DD, Burnham JM. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2008 Jul-Aug;26(4):700-3.PMID: 18799109.

A T-cell-specific CD154 transcriptional enhancer located just upstream of the promoter. Brunner M, Zhang M, Genin A, Ho IC, Cron RQ. Genes Immun. 2008 Oct;9(7):640-9. Epub 2008 Aug 21.PMID: 18719603.

American College of Rheumatology 2008 recommendations for the use of nonbiologic and biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs in rheumatoid arthritis. Saag KG, Teng GG, Patkar NM, Anuntiyo J, Finney C, Curtis JR, Paulus HE, Mudano A, Pisu M, Elkins-Melton M, Outman R, Allison JJ, Suarez Almazor M, Bridges SL Jr, Chatham WW, Hochberg M, MacLean C, Mikuls T, Moreland LW, O'Dell J, Turkiewicz AM, Furst DE; American College of Rheumatology (Beukelman T). Arthritis Rheum. 2008 Jun 15;59(6):762-84. No abstract available. PMID: 18512708.

High prevalence of temporomandibular joint arthritis at disease onset in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, as detected by magnetic resonance imaging but not by ultrasound. Weiss PF, Arabshahi B, Johnson A, Bilaniuk LT, Zarnow D, Cahill AM, Feudtner C, Cron RQ. Arthritis Rheum. 2008 Apr;58(4):1189-96.PMID: 18383394.  .pdf

Research priorities in pediatric rheumatology: The Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) consensus. Ota S, Cron RQ, Schanberg LE, O'Neil K, Mellins ED, Fuhlbrigge RC, Feldman BM. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2008 Apr 1;6:5.PMID: 18380905.

Neither cell-surface nor soluble CD154 levels are associated with coronary artery disease in systemic lupus erythematosus. von Feldt JM, Latif S, Genin A, Cron RQ. J Rheumatol. 2008 Feb;35(2):359-60. No abstract available. PMID: 18260168.

Evaluation of the presentation of systemic onset juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: data from the Pennsylvania Systemic Onset Juvenile Arthritis Registry (PASOJAR). Behrens EM, Beukelman T, Gallo L, Spangler J, Rosenkranz M, Arkachaisri T, Ayala R, Groh B, Finkel TH, Cron RQ. J Rheumatol. 2008 Feb;35(2):343-8. Epub 2007 Dec 15.PMID: 18085728.  .pdf


Variation in the initial treatment of knee monoarthritis in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a survey of pediatric rheumatologists in the United States and Canada. Beukelman T, Guevara JP, Albert DA, Sherry DD, Burnham JM. J Rheumatol. 2007 Sep;34(9):1918-24.PMID: 17787051.

Pediatric rheumatology for the adult rheumatologist II: uveitis in  juvenile idiopathic arthritis.Wright T, Cron RQ. J Clin Rheumatol. 2007 Aug;13(4):205-10. Review.PMID: 17762455.

Reactive arthritis of the temporomandibular joints and cervical spine in a child. Arabshahi B, Baskin KM, Cron RQ. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2007 Apr 4;5:4.PMID: 17550629. .pdf

Benefit of fluoroscopically guided intraarticular, long-acting corticosteroid injection for subtalar arthritis in juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Cahill AM, Cho SS, Baskin KM, Beukelman T, Cron RQ, Kaye RD, Towbin RB. Pediatr Radiol. 2007 Jun;37(6):544-8. Epub 2007 Apr 17.PMID: 17437095.

Occult macrophage activation syndrome in patients with systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Behrens EM, Beukelman T, Paessler M, Cron RQ. J Rheumatol. 2007 May;34(5):1133-8. Epub 2007 Mar 1.PMID: 17343315.   .pdf

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis classification criteria: loopholes and diagnosis software. Behrens EM, Beukelman T, Cron RQ. J Rheumatol. 2007 Jan;34(1):234; author reply 234-5. No abstract available. PMID: 17216696.

CT-guided percutaneous steroid injection for management of inflammatory arthropathy of the temporomandibular joint in children. Cahill AM, Baskin KM, Kaye RD, Arabshahi B, Cron RQ, Dewitt EM, Bilaniuk L, Towbin RB. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Jan;188(1):182-6.PMID: 17179362.  .pdf